Sign in or signup

4,774 active users!!Bandwidth
WEDNESDAY
MAY 25, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -9 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | 5 Days Left!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  5/25/2016
FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012  |  5 comments
Methodists uphold policy that calls homosexuality ‘incompatible with Christian teaching’

Despite emotional protests and fierce lobbying from gay rights groups, United Methodists voted on Thursday (May 2) to maintain their denomination’s stance that the practice of homosexuality is “incompatible with Christian teaching.”

Two “agree to disagree” proposals were soundly defeated during separate votes by the nearly 1,000 delegates gathered for the United Methodist Church’s General Conference in Tampa, Fla.

One proposal would have replaced the "incompatible" phrase in the Book of Discipline, which contains the denomination's laws and doctrines. Both proposals sought to soften the disputed doctrine by adding more ambiguous statements about homosexuality. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.religionnews.com

Attitude Toward Homosexuality?
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  God's View of Homosexuality, 1 • Pastor John MacArthur | 8/8/2010
•  The Bible and Homosexuality • Dr. Stephen Jones | 4/9/2007
•  The Sin of Sodom • Voddie Baucham | 1/18/2009
•  The Problem of Sodom • Dr. James White | 5/8/2011

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   05/24/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Next Generation API Available for Programmers! • 9 comments
   05/23/16  |  KFC is getting killed by a restaurant half its size • 44 comments
   05/22/16  |  Obama names transgender to faith post • 60 comments
   05/22/16  |  Church of Scotland votes in favour of ministers in gay marriages • 13 comments
   05/21/16  |  NYC: Businesses Must Use Transgender Pronouns or be Fined • 19 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   05/24/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Next Generation API Available for Programmers! • 9 comments
   05/20/16  |  Feedback Friday for 05-20-16 • 4 comments
   05/13/16  |  Feedback Friday for 05-13-16 • 1 comments
   05/11/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: SermonAudio App v2.9 for Android Mobile Devices • 65 comments
   05/06/16  |  Feedback Friday for 05-06-16 • 1 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   05/25/16  |  Graham: Target CEO in Denial as Stocks Tank $10B Over... • 2 comments
   05/25/16  |  PP's Richards Asserts: Abortion Is Matter of “Economic Security... • 4 comments
   05/25/16  |  Planned Parenthood Lawyer Admits Collusion
   05/25/16  |  Most Pastors Don't Do Prison Ministry • 6 comments
   05/25/16  |  Trump's new 'liaison for Christian policy' claims he stopped a... • 11 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 5 user comment(s)
News Item5/4/12 1:49 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Yes, denomination roulette, I wouldn't be surprised what you said will happen, The Methodist Conference also decided not to divest in Israel, Methodists reject motion to divest from Israel, but their future behavior is even murkier on this than it might be on homosexuality. There decades long path down liberalism will take them into even further apostasy.
5

News Item5/4/12 10:28 AM
denomination roulette  Find all comments by denomination roulette
When states, SCOTUS and Congress are "voting" to legalize a moral evil, that's the time to batten down the hatches in a denomination, not to put an issue to a vote year after year. To continually vote for/against openly-gay preachers is playing denomination roulette.

One of these years, you'll pull the trigger and -- no surprise to anyone -- drop dead like those who've also gambled with their souls and lost.

4

News Item5/4/12 8:16 AM
Relyer  Find all comments by Relyer
"Gay rights advocates in the UMC viewed the compromise proposals..."

OT
Lev 20:13 If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death; their blood shall be upon them.

No compromise there!!

NT
Rom 1:24 Wherefore God also gave them up to uncleanness through the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonour their own bodies between themselves: 25 Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen.
26 For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature:
27 And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet."

No compromise there either.

GOD does not compromise! - Nor should the "REAL" Church!

Whereas Liberals - who are NOT Christians - compromise with any old sin! Like the idolatrous Roman Catholics do!

3

News Item5/4/12 6:46 AM
Mike | New York  Find all comments by Mike
vote your way wrote:
---
On these crucial modern issues, how does a conservative denomination or congregation decide?
If they're truly conservative, they would apply biblical principles and follow what the Bible says about it. If not, they do their own thing. Like the RCC does.

Do you actually want to know the answers to the questions you ask?

2

News Item5/4/12 12:51 AM
vote your way  Find all comments by vote your way
When did voting on a teaching start? I can't remember that part.

Do you go with a simple majority? Only tithers? Super majority? It flip-flops from year-to-year: anti-homosexual this year, pro- next and anti- the following? Can minors (under 18) vote? Visitors?

On these crucial modern issues, how does a conservative denomination or congregation decide?

1
There are a total of 5 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Canada: New Bill Proposes Jail Time for Anti-Transgender Speech
wayfarer pilgrim from lubbock,tx: "if the democrats take the house back and hillary..."
-6 min 
Islamic State aims to destroy Israel, ‘liberate’ Jerusalem
darlene slavujac thau from south florida: "pray for the peace of jerusalem. sing..."
-31 min 
New poll finds fewer people keep the Sabbath
james thomas from florida: " john uk 1.to read the ot in light of the nt is a..."
-2 hrs 374 


La Crete, Alberta, Canada
Maranatha Evangelical Church

Play! | More

Jim Byrd
Behold, Your God

Isaiah 40:6-11
Sunday Service
13th Street Baptist Church
Play! | MP4 | RSS


Hourly:
Am I a Christian?
Gerard Hemmings
Amyand Park Chapel
Staff Picks..

Blake McDaniel
The Gospel Of God

Williamsburg Baptist Church
Sunday - PM
Play! | MP3

Jonathan Hunt
Hard truths for hard hearts

John: The Gospel from Eternity
TIME in the Word...
Play! | MP3

Sermon:
What Box?
Dr. Andy Bloom

SPONSOR | 2,800+

SPONSOR




                   
Duties are ours and consequences are God's. ... Samuel Rutherford

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
BlackBerry | Win
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcripts | PowerClips
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API New!

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us | PowerClips New!
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays New!